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Bluewater in the media

Baltic Sea can provide clean drinking water using new tech

The Baltic World | August 20, 2018

Water purification technology developed by Stockholm company Bluewater has been adopted in Sandhamn to provide clean drinking water sourced from the Baltic Sea during the summer, when 600,000 people flock to the island in East Sweden.

Bangalore-based Water Intelligence Startup ‘SmartTerra’ Wins Global Innovation Competition

Inventiva | August 18, 2018

The 2018 winners of the ‘Urban Drinking Water Challenge’ (UDWC), a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralised drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were announced by Imagine H2O and Founding Partners Bluewater Group and 11th Hour Racing.

Bluewater Names Urban Drinking Water Challenge Winners

Home World Business | August 17, 2018

Bluewater Group, Imagine H2O and 11th Hour Racing have named the 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge. The challenge is a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities. According to Bluewater, over 160 startups from 37 countries registered for the challenge.

Baltic Sea Water To The Rescue Of Drought-Hit Islands In Stockholm Archipelago

My Social Good News | August 17, 2018

Is Baltic sea water the new gold? Can the sea water become the lifeline for the drought-threatened hundreds of thousands of people who live along the Baltic coast or each summer visit the hundreds of archipelago islands? The answer to the above questions is a likely yes, thanks to world-leading Swedish technology being used in a unique project on the island of Sandhamn designed to help save the island’s threatened water reserves and tourism-driven economy.

Östersjön kan rädda Sandhamns hotande dricksvattenbrist

Byggastockholm.se | August 17, 2018

Klimatförändringarna och den pågående värmeböljan hotar att göra Stockholms skärgårds 200 bebodda öar utan dricksvatten. Därför har Bluewater, tillsammans med Värmdö kommun och KSSS, initierat ett projekt för att skapa rent dricksvatten direkt från Östersjön på Sandhamn.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 Announces Winners from USA, India and Bangladesh

Chicago Business Journal | August 15, 2018

The 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were announced by Imagine H2O and Founding Partners Bluewater Group and 11th Hour Racing. Over 160 startups from 37 countries registered for the Challenge.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 Announces Winners from USA, India and Bangladesh

SustainabilityHQ.com | August 15, 2018

The 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were announced by Imagine H2O and Founding Partners Bluewater Group and 11th Hour Racing. Over 160 startups from 37 countries registered for the Challenge.

World Water Week – Startup Water Innovators Honored In Stockholm, Sweden

Forum Nachhaltig Wirtschaften | August 15, 2018

The winners of the 2018 Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were showcased at an award ceremony Monday evening hosted by Founding Partners Bluewater and 11th Hour Racing as well as Imagine H2O.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 announces winners from USA, India and Bangladesh

Envirotec Magazine | August 15, 2018

The 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions, were announced on 15 August by Imagine H2O and founding partners Bluewater Group and 11th Hour Racing.

Urban Drinking Water Challenge 2018 announces winners

Sail-World | August 15, 2018

The 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were announced by Imagine H2O and Founding Partners 11th Hour Racing and Bluewater Group.